If you are a Gartner subscriber, RackN recommends reading “How to Mitigate Firmware Security Risks in Data Centers, and Public and Private Clouds” by Tony Harvey.
This excellent paper discusses why having a process for patching firmware is critical for businesses.
It goes on to add that enabling the security features of hardware (TPM, Secure Boot and Signature Validation) are quickly becoming required features for data center infrastructure.
If you have questions, please contact RackN. We can help map these requirements into Digital Rebar capabilities.